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Iran executes Kurdish political prisoner

April 18, 2014

KERMASHAN, Iranian Kurdistan,— Kurdish political prisoner Samko Khorshidi has been executed in the prison of Kermashan (Kermanshah) in Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat), on Thursday. 471 more words

Saudi beheaded for killing man with machinegun

April 16, 2014

Riyadh: The authorities in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday beheaded a citizen convicted of shooting dead a compatriot, the interior ministry said.

Mohammad Matrak Mohammad Al Dosari… 154 more words

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Boys Will Be Boys and Girls Will be Hanged

India is holding an election

The leader of the Socialist Party, Mulayam Singh Yadav, has announced that if his party gains power, one of their first tasks will be to repeal the recent change that introduced the death penalty for those convicted of rape… 85 more words

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Frenchman could face death for Bali drug smuggling

april 10, 2014

DENPASAR, Indonesia, April 10, 2014 (AFP) - A Frenchman appeared in court in Bali Thursday accused of trafficking a large stash of crystal methamphetamine into the Indonesian resort island, an offence punishable by death. 171 more words

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Rare Verdict. Common crime.

Flavia Agnes calls herself a Feminist and Legal scholar.
Flavia Agnes terms the Shakti Mills Death-Verdict as “Too harsh on young boys from impoverished backgrounds.” 1,098 more words

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Financial crimes to attrack death or life sentence

SOME senators and House of Representatives members have supported the death sentence or stiffer punishment for financial crimes.
They said the capital punishment option was worth considering because countries like China and Singapore, which adopted the law, have corruption rate reduced the… 8 more words

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Financial crimes to attrack death or life sentence

SOME senators and House of Representatives members have supported the death sentence or stiffer punishment for financial crimes.
They said the capital punishment option was worth considering because countries like China and Singapore, which adopted the law, have corruption rate reduced the… 8 more words

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